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PHT Positions Alert - Dec 2021

  • 1.  PHT Positions Alert - Dec 2021

    Posted 12-23-2021 20:17
    Hi all,

    There's been a huge rush of pharma/biotech positions at companies like Merck, Seagen, Abbvie, Janssen, Genentech, and more. If you are using time away from work to think about your future growth opportunities, you're in luck! As always these days, there may be some additional geographic wiggle room in hiring, so don't be shy about applying for jobs of interest and starting the conversation.

    Best wishes and happy job hunting,
    Anna Rothman
    PHT Employment Chair

    New Positions Alert – Dec 2021


    Associate Director, Digital Library   West Point, PA, or REMOTE US
    • Maintain extensive lists of electronic journal and book subscriptions in a link resolver and a document delivery system
    • Generates reports from SQL databases, multiple spreadsheets and data files. Analyzes statistics and recommends changes
    • Contributes to evaluation of new library software and databases
    • Conduct negotiations with vendor partners
    • Help implement new library products on a variety of platforms
    • Assist library staff in increasing end-user awareness of library products

    Director Library Information Services    Bothell, WA, US
    • Lead, develop, and market a competitive, cost-effective, global Library service that directly supports the work and goals of Seagen Inc.'s Research, Development, Technical Operations, Commercial, and support staff
    • Establish, monitor, and update the Library's overall strategy, in consultation with the Library Advisory Committee and other stakeholders
    • Establish and implement an effective marketing strategy, and oversee Library team's outreach activities to ensure company awareness and use of Library services and resources
    • Ensure licensing and renewal of content resources and technical solutions are based on comprehensive evaluations conducted with SMEs, usage data, stakeholder interviews, and ROI analyses
    • Contribute expertise in information management and taxonomy as well as business analyst and project management skills to the development of internal technical solutions and tools
    • Plan and oversee Library budget, orders, and payments

    Senior FAIR Data Scientist   Ludwigshafen, Germany
    • Solid biomedical knowledge and ability to translate complex scientific questions from research scientists and business partners into ontologies, semantic models, and related information solutions.
    • Good understanding of the FAIR Data principles in the biomedical domain. Practical experience with FAIRification processes is a plus.
    • Experience in developing, implementing, and maintaining large, complex taxonomies, ontologies, and knowledge graphs (e.g. neo4j). Experience with terminology management, mapping, and classification tools.

    Manager, Content Management   Titusville, NJ, US
    • 5+ years of experience in Knowledge Management, Content Management, or Database Administration is required.
    • Experience with Veeva Vault platform is preferred.
    • Ability to think strategically about technology and business processes and determine new solutions to improve overall efficiency is required.

    Research Assistant   West Hills, CA, US (hybrid)

    The Research Assistant is responsible for maintaining Pharmavite' s database of medical and scientific literature, and other materials to support research activities. This role will manage our publication strategy and product donation program and assist with the coordination of medical/scientific education materials and communication efforts. You will coordinate and help manage external meetings, including Scientific Advisory Boards, in addition to serving as an important point of contact for other key stakeholders to ensure the smooth administration of research activities.

    • Review and interpret published data from scientific literature and databases (e.g., PubMed, etc.) to curate information about soil bacterial residents (taxonomy, evolutionary history, reported association with human, water and plants) and provide analysis in a clear and concise manner.
    • Provide high quality analysis of technical information with clear written and oral communication.
    • Review and routinely update internal literature database with new information.
    • Author scientific reports, protocols, SOPs, notes to file, opinion, and published articles, as appropriate.

    The person in this role is responsible for strategizing and bringing to life the technology and processes that support content lifecycle from creation to archive. In addition, this role will be critical in driving organizational alignment across Marketing, Medical, Access Solutions, Field Sales Team, Content Operations, and Experience Delivery Teams (Digital and Personal) around content best practices and technology adoption.

    Library Tead Lead   Durham, NC, US
    CCC (contracting for Eli Lilly)

    The Library Team Lead will supervise a staff of Document Controllers who perform a variety of clerical and administrative tasks to support our pharmaceutical client's Library Records Center. You will support both paper and electronic documentation and records management activities and coordinate day-to-day management of the library, in accordance with good documentation procedures, and in alignment with client onsite management.  You will have previous leadership experience as well as team building skills and excellent communication skills.  This position is located at our pharmaceutical client's Parmer campus at the Research Triangle Park (RTP) in Durham.


    Candace Norton, fellow SLA member, writes: " I do not work for Cytel, but have worked with the person this role will report to and with doing the types of work they want this role to encompass. Happy to try to address questions about the role but I have no involvement in the hiring process."

    Responsible for developing and maintaining a repository of search strings to meet the rigor of reimbursement standards. This senior leadership role also requires training of staff and supporting the conduct of literature reviews by, for example, developing search strings for proposals and protocols, setting up EndNote library files, and taking the first pass at screening to ensure efficient search strings to support our clients.


    Content Analyst, Generics   REMOTE US
    • Collects and analyzes information regarding active pharmaceutical ingredients and finished dose products worldwide.
    • Gathers intelligence on and develops understanding of the companies involved in the global pharmaceutical industry and worldwide supply chains.
    • Builds strong relationships with and collects intelligence from industry experts within the worldwide pharmaceutical community.
    • Provides ideas and support for new information, analyses, and presentation of information to customers.

    Research Information Officer  Heidelberg, Germany, or Hinxton, UK
    • Hands on experience using software and tools required for one or more aspects of research information management (for example, database ingest and/or curation, CRIS systems, helpdesk ticketing systems)
    • Demonstrable broad knowledge of infrastructures, resources and policies pertaining to open science and effective research data management
    • Knowledge of the science and publishing system, especially in the life sciences, will be considered an advantage.


    Health Sciences Education and Research Librarian Portland, OR, US
    Oregon Health & Sciences University
    • Reference and information literacy instruction experience in an academic, research, or hospital library setting
    • Database searching and citation management skills and related service delivery experience
    • Ability to build and sustain strong working relationships with colleagues and library stakeholders
    • Salary information:  $63,000 minimum